Culture + History

Part German, part American, Part Communal

Our culture is truly unique and can be found in a variety of ways but it is certainly evident in the pace of living.  Here in the Colonies time seems to move just a little slower.

You’ll also find the culture in many of our shops that have historic roots. You can taste it, touch it, smell it and even see it. We are happy to help you get in touch with it.  We’re a National Historic Landmark and you haven’t discovered the Colonies until you discover our history.  Take a tour or set out on your own, you’ll find what makes the Colonies so unique.

Listings for Culture + History

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    Schanz Furniture and Refinishing

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    Catiri’s Art Oasis

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    Amana Heritage Society

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    Iowa Baseball Museum of Norway

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    Fern Hill Gifts and Quilts

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    Mini-Americana Barn Museum

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    Troy Thomas Art Gallery

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    Michele Maring Miller Art Gallery

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    Heritage Designs Quilting and Needlework

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    Amana Furniture and Clock Shop

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    Amana Arts Guild

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    AJs Copper Garden

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    Creative Colony

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    High Amana General Store | 1308 G Street

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    Colony Carvers

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